7-558

RIC VII, TRIER [before 223], CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY, BUST TYPE D6 [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAG [CONSTANTINVS AG (sic!)]; bust r., laur. helmet, cuir.

REVERSE

VICTORIAELAETAEPRINCP [VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC P]; two Victories stg. facing one another, together holding shield inscribed VOT/PR on altar. Star as altar design. STR in exergue (officina letter uncertain).

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY. Rev. legend ended with ...PRINC (instead of PRIN) is not attested for this issue (p. 183-184). Reading of obv. legend uncertain. Probably ...AG instead of AVG. Coin must be regarded as an ancient imitation. Could be noted before TRIER 223.

NOTES

Coin sold on eBay in September 2008 for $7.40.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski